Arrangements are underway to build and replace sidewalks in the hamlet of Holland. The process will be funded through a mix of town monies and a federal grant.
The East Aurora Village Board approved a special use permit for Pedal Buffalo at its May 18 meeting, which means East Aurorans will soon have the opportunity to make their way through the village on a 15-passenger, foot-pedaled trolley, all while imbibing an adult beverage or two.
Memorial Day events and ceremonies have been planned for towns across the region.
Two local residents will be featured in the upcoming production of "The Glass Menagerie" at East Aurora's historic Roycroft Pavilion in Hamlin Park.
The Holland Central School Board and its Wall of Honor Committee will recognize former district employees with a ceremony at the beginning of the next board meeting.
At 3 p.m., May 23, 1915, after all hope was gone that Roycroft leaders Elbert and Alice Hubbard had survived the sinking of the RMS Lusitania off the coast of Ireland, East Aurorans and Roycrofters began a solemn procession down South Grove Street. A memorial service followed at the Roycroft Pavilion in Hamlin Park.
The rank of Eagle Scout is the highest award in the Boy Scouts of America. According to the organization's website, only about 7 percent of scouts will earn the distinction this year, and one Elma teen is striving to be the next to boast this achievement.
The East Aurora girls lacrosse team wrapped up its regular season last week, falling to Lake Shore and then coming back with a win versus Iroquois.